Sumit R Kapadia

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Totally implantable venous devices (TIVD) are increasingly being utilized for venous access for chemotherapy of oncological patients. These devices considerably improve the quality of life of patients requiring long-term chemotherapy. However, despite the great usefulness of TIVDs, their insertion and maintenance is not free of complications. Many early as(More)
We report a rare case of posttraumatic chronic mycotic pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta presenting with acute rupture. The uniqueness of the case lies in its unusual etiology, presentation, and management with direct repair of the aorta without using cardiopulmonary bypass.
OBJECTIVE Pulmonary embolism (PE) is the most severe complication of deep venous thrombosis (DVT). There have been very few studies to assess the prevalence of PE in Asian patients. The objective of this study was to define the prevalence of PE in patients presenting with suspected lower limb DVT. METHODS This was a prospective cohort study at Sir Ganga(More)
Abdominal angina and fear of eating are manifestations of mesenteric ischemia. This infrequent cause of abdominal pain was diagnosed in a 60-year-old female smoker. We performed a novel side-to-side aorto-mesenteric anastomosis for mesenteric revascularization, with good short-term (6 months) result.
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